MHMC Augments EMS Services With Launch Of Specialty Care Transport Unit
MHMC Emergency Medical Services is pleased to announce the launch of its Specialty Care Transport Unit (SCTU), a specialized ambulance for the transport of critically ill patients. The unit is staffed with highly experienced registered nurses with a background in Emergency Medical Services, who have completed intensive training to become Mobile Intensive Care Nurses. The SCTU is equipped with state-of-the-art monitoring and treatment equipment – including cardiac monitors, IV infusion pumps, supplies and medication, ventilators and intubation supplies, and positive pressure oxygen masks – which is vitally important in keeping the critically ill stable during transport. The SCTU is available around the clock.